Scientific Name: Spiraea japonica 'Goldmound' Form: Round
Common Name:Goldmound spirea Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Pubescent, Lanceolate, Ovate, Double serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), Pink, May- Jun
Fruit: Follicle, Aggregate fruit, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Mixed shrub border, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Leaves bright yellow to golden yellow; flowers candy pink corymb. Winter ID: Branches fine, upright with many dry terminal fruit clusters; bark is reddish-brow, smooth.